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Last update at: Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am
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Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
District 1 Chip Seal & Microsurfacing NHPP-B141031 Tim Morton
630-8461/777-4404
timothy.morton@wyo.gov
2014-Aug-31 Chip sealing and microsurfacing at various locations in Transportation District 1. July 28-31 Chip seal on US 85 between MP 54.28 and 56.64. WYO 212 chip seal between mp 0 and 3.31 will begin on July 31. 54.28 to 56.64 Paved None Jul 28, 2014 02:42 pm

Conditions
City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:29 am    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:29 am
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   Jul 29, 2014 08:31 am    

District Comments
District 1 Please be advised: In Cheyenne, the westbound on-ramp from College Drive onto I-80 is closed due to construction. Detour is in place. Wagonhound rest area located on I-80 between Arlington & Elk Mountain at milepost 267 is closed until further notice. I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Cheyenne and Chugwater is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 2 Please be advised: I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open. However, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 4 ATTENTION MOTORCYCLE TRAFFIC: Due to road construction with a gravel surface, motorcycle traffic is not advised between Buffalo and Gillette on US 14/16.  

*Chain Law - Level 1 Definition
**Chain Law - Level 2 Definition
Other Definitions

Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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